Chancriform pyoderma is a rare, rapidly enlarging papule or pustule that progresses to a painless ulcer. It may become chronic, lasting for several months while relapsing a few times. Its etiology remains unclear. The case of a 42-year-old woman with recurrent chancriform pyoderma is described and this challenging disorder discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Giornale Italiano di Dermatologia e Venereologia|
|State||Published - Apr 2004|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Skin diseases, diagnosis
- Staphylococcus aureus